In most of early agriculture societies, people had an average life expectancy of 25 years at birth but would live until they were 50 if they reached 20. These facts primarily reflect what?
High rates of infant mortality
What is an important legacy of the Phoenicians?
Their development of an alphabetic writing system was adapted by the Greeks.
What was an important factor that helped the eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine) survived while the western Empire fell?
It had a loyal army, a skilled bureaucracy, and great reserves based on agriculture.
The 16 century statue (with multi-cultured people) found in China is an example of what?
Cross culture interaction
The code of Hammurabi reveals what about the Babylonian society?
It was marked with social in-equalities.
- Which countries did Buddhism spread from India in chronological order?
- China Korea and Japan